Philippines to receive 415,000 AstraZeneca jabs from UK

The Philippines will receive 415,000 doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine from the UK government......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJul 29th, 2021

2 Catholic bishops receive AstraZeneca jabs

Two bishops became the first officials of the Catholic Church to receive COVID-19 vaccines in an effort to boost people’s confidence in the vaccines available in the country, the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines reported......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 20th, 2021

With gov t submission of requirements, arrival date for AstraZeneca jabs may be set this week

The Philippines is expected to receive around 5.5 million to 9.2 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine this year......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2021

Philippines to get up to 10M of mostly AstraZeneca jabs from COVAX facility — UK envoy

Filipinos will be among the first to receive coronavirus vaccines from the World Health Organization-led COVAX facility, the British embassy said Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 6th, 2021

2M AstraZeneca jabs from COVAX arrive in Philippines

The shipment, totaling 2,028,000 doses, arrived at Ninoy Aquino International Aiport past 4 p.m......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 9th, 2021

Philippines receives over 1M AstraZeneca doses from Japan

The flight carrying 1,124,100 jabs arrived at the Villamor Airbase in Pasay past 9 p.m......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 9th, 2021

11.6 million jabs to arrive in July – Galvez

The Philippines is expected to receive as many as 11.6 million doses of COVID-19 shots next month as wealthy nations vowed to donate surplus vaccines to developing and poor countries, according to vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

G7 Summit: Flexing moments

A billion donated jabs headlined the end of the three-day Group of Seven (G7) Summit, with the United States pledging half to be distributed to poorer nations like the Philippines, anxious to receive allocations that can bring up their respective immunization tallies......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

IATF allows priority jabs for athletes

Members of Team Philippines seeing action in the Tokyo Olympics in July and the Hanoi Southeast Asian Games in November are now in the government’s priority list to receive vaccination......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2021

Vax shortage to drag rollout

The Philippines and other countries depending on the COVAX facility for their COVID-19 jabs will need to find alternative sources as India has imposed a temporary ban on the export of AstraZeneca vaccines to meet local demand, Moody’s Analytics said this week......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 7th, 2021

40 PNP medical frontliners receive Sinovac jabs

CEBU CITY, Philippines — At least 40 Philippine National Police (PNP) medical frontliners in Central Visayas received Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine around 3 p.m., today, March 16 at the Regional Health Service (RHS-7) office in Camp Sotero Cabahug, Gorordo Avenue in Cebu City. RHS chief Police Lieutenant Colonel Marilou Aboloc is the first policewoman to be […] The post 40 PNP medical frontliners receive Sinovac jabs appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 16th, 2021

Philippines sees no reason to halt rollout of AstraZeneca COVID-19 jabs

In a statement, the Department of Health and the Food and Drug Administration said there is “no reason” to halt the use of AstraZeneca vaccine in the country as benefits of vaccination continue to outweigh risks......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 12th, 2021

UK envoy pledges 23-million AstraZeneca doses for PH

British Ambassador to the Philippines Daniel Pruce on Friday said the Philippines will receive as many as 23 million doses of Astra Zeneca’s vaccine against COVID-19 as part of the COVAX Facility within the year......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Top COVAX donors US, EU welcome arrival of AstraZeneca jabs in Philippines

Both the United States and the European Union welcomed the arrival of the first batch of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines in the Philippines......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

After delays, first AstraZeneca jabs from COVAX arrive in Philippines

Initial doses of AstraZeneca under the COVAX facility arrived in Manila on Thursday night, the first delivery from the World Health Organization-led initiative that comes days into the country's vaccination efforts......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 4th, 2021

AstraZeneca delivery due Thursday night

The Philippines would receive 487,200 doses of AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccines on Thursday evening but experts now question its efficacy against more contagious Covid-19 variants now spreading in key cities. OCTA Research fellow Fr. Nicanor Austriaco O.P. tagged the new variants as “SuperCovid” since the virus type reportedly weakens the efficacy of vaccines, particularly those made […] The post AstraZeneca delivery due Thursday night appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Philippines to get first doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine on Monday

(Updated 5:52 p.m.) The Philippines is set to receive on Monday its first doses of British-Swedish drugmaker’s AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine developed with the University of Oxford, Malacañang confirmed to»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2021


Eat your heart out, Philippines… Afghanistan, which continues to be rocked by bombings, kicked off yesterday its COVID vaccination program, using the UK’s Oxford /AstraZeneca jabs......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2021

More hospitals in Metro Manila, other cities to benefit from 1st batch of COVID-19 Pfizer jabs

The Philippines is expected to receive 117,000 doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine by mid-February through the COVAX facility, an initiative led by the World Health Organization to ensure fair and equitable access to the jabs......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2021

Philippines set to receive COVID-19 shots from COVAX facility

Vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. and Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said in a joint release that the Philippines received confirmation of its participation in the COVAX facility, which will ensure an early rollout of COVID-19 jabs......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 21st, 2021

40 ex-rebels in Aurora to get livelihood aid

BALER, Aurora - Forty former rebels of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) in this province will receive livelihood assistance that could help them restart their lives.Lt. Col. Julito B. Recto Jr., acting commander of the Philippine Army's 91st Infantry (Sinagt.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 10th, 2022